Tropes + Trends: Documentaries & Reality Television
In 2016, Netflix produced 7 documentaries. They more than doubled that number in 2017, producing 15 and more than doubled again in 2018 producing 32. These increasing numbers in documentaries are not the only trend on the rise, have you been following the multiple scandals and stories of reality television stars? We brought Dr. Glen Donnar, Senior Media and Communications Lecturer from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, onto the air to discuss these trending topics further.